There have been several news articles about tubas in the news recently. Here are the latest:
• A wonderful feature in the L.A. Times about the popularity of tuba players in Mexican party music. Make sure to check out the included video.
• New York Times article about singer Andrea Marcovicci that mentions the song “When Yuba Plays the Rhumba on the Tuba”
• A story from the Chattanooga Times Free Press about 13-year-old tuba player, Hanna Eitzen.
• A review of Dave Douglas (and tuba player Marcus Rojas’s) new recording of their group Brass Ecstasy.
• An article in the LA Times about Ben Jaffee, of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
• An article from Henley on Thames entitled “Playing the tuba, or how to blow a big rasberry”.